12:11 PM.Moves by Parliament's Speaker to overturn a blanket ban on lobbyists having swipe card access to parliament have been labelled a significant step backwards.
Gerry Brownlee has said he didn't agree… Read more Audio
12:16 PM.The new Mental Health Minister says it's about time Aotearoa had a fourth option when people call 111.
A recent ministerial briefing proposed police withdraw from some family harm and mental health… Read more Audio
12:19 PM.Internal Affairs is taking the casino operator SkyCity to court in a civil case related to the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act.
Gyles Beckford has the business news. Read more Audio
12:28 PM.Erika Fairweather might be a new world champion, but Swimming New Zealand's Olympic Programme lead Gary Francis says it will be tough for her to win a medal at this year's Paris Games.
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12:36 PM.Fonterra has lifted its farmgate forecast milk price for this season by 30 cents to a new mid-point of 7-dollars-80 a kilogram of milk solids.
Monique Steele has the rural news. Read more Audio
12:41 PM.The United Nations, the European Union, the US, and Arab nations are warning Israel not to go ahead with a planned offensive on the southern city of Rafah, saying it will cause a humanitarian… Read more Audio
12:46 PM.One of the most watched and highly anticipated sports games in history has just kicked off in Las Vegas.
The San Francisco 49ers are up against the Kansas City Chiefs in the NFL Super Bowl.
The game… Read more Audio